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Barbara Sue (Browning) Hale

October 16, 1945 — December 18, 2023

Verdunville, WV.

Barbara Sue (Browning) Hale, 78 of Verdunville, WV departed this life on Monday, December 18th, 2023, at Logan Regional Medical Center in Logan, WV. She was born on October 16th, 1945, in Logan, WV and was the daughter of the late Willie Jennings Browning and Jenethel (Collins) Browning. In addition to his parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Jennifer Vankovich; four brothers, Earnest “Shot” Browning, Billy Ray Browning, Kenneth Browning, and James A. Browning; sisters, Katherine Browning; and one special niece, Diana Fanning.


Those left to cherish her loving memory includes her husband, Reed W. Hale; one son, Jeff Hale; one daughter, Kelly (Adam) Grubb; two brothers, Ora Lee (Rhonda) Browning, and Roger (Diane) Browning; four sisters, Toni (Paul) Perdue, Shirley Tomblin, Judy (Ray) Stamper, and Naomi Hensley; and two granddaughters, Briana Vankovich, and Hannah Maynard.


A celebration of her life will be held from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Thursday, December 21st, 2023, at Collins Funeral Home Chapel.


Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Collins Funeral Home, Inc. of Switzer, WV.

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